Emergency Response to Domestic Biological Incidents (PER-220)
This course is designed to help participants safely and effectively respond to a biological incident by using an integrated approach. The course provides detailed information about various biological agents and possible methods of dissemination-whether naturally occurring or intentional. Participants will identify appropriate assessment and response actions and will review personal protection, containment measures, and tools that may be accessed during a biological incident.
Min/Max Enrollment: Min 20; Max 30
Hours: 16 (Direct Delivery)
Format: Instructor-Led Training (Direct Delivery)
DHS Course #: PER-220
Facility Requirements: Please view this document for facility requirements.
Animal Emergency Services, Agricultural Safety, Citizen/Community Volunteer, Emergency Management, Emergency Medical Services, Fire Service, Governmental Administrative, Healthcare, Hazardous Materials, Law Enforcement, Public Health, Public Safety Communications, Private Sector/Corporate Security & Safety Professionals, Public Works, Transportation Security
The target audience for the Direct Delivery version of this course includes personnel from the disciplines above including:
- Mid-level supervisors
- Special operations teams
- Emergency responders
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